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Asche, (John Stange(r) Heiss) Oscar (1871-1936) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oscar_Asche


Ashbrook, H(arriette Cora) (1898-1946) (stories)
Born in Manhattan, Kansas; died in Scottsbluff, Nebraska; graduated from University of Nebraska; newspaperwoman in Nebraska, Canada, Massachusetts and New York. Also a journalist, and worked in publishing in New York for some years.


Ashby, Richard (fl. 1940s-1970s) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/ashby_richard


Ashby-Sterry, J(oseph) ({c}1836-1917) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Ashby-Sterry


Ashe, Edd [i.e., Edmund Marion Ashe, Jr.] (1908-1986) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Ashe.html


Ashford, Daisy [i.e., Margaret Mary Julia Ashford] (1881-1972) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daisy_Ashford


Ashley, Arthur Ernest (1906-1979) (stories)
See gadetection.pbworks.com/w/page/7932417/Vivian%2C%20Francis


Ashley, C(lifford) W(arren) (1881-1947) (art)
Born in New Bedford Massachusetts; died in Westport, Massachusetts.


Ashmead, Hal (1932-2018) (art)
See news.cornellcollege.edu/2018/06/hal-ashmead-54-report/


Ashmun, Margaret (Eliza) (1875-1940) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Margaret_Ashmun


Ashton, Helen (Rosaline) (1891-1958) (stories)
Born in London.


Ashton, Winifred (1888-1965) (stories)
Born in London.


Asimov, Isaac [anglicized from Isaak Iudich Azimov] (1920-1992) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isaac_Asimov


Askew, Alice (Jane de Courccy) (1874-1917) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2007/08/alice-claure-askew.html


Askew, Claude (Arthur Cary) (1865-1917) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2007/08/alice-claure-askew.html


Aspinwall, Marguerite (1888-1982) (stories)
Novelist, journalist, and one-time fashion editor of Ladies Home Magazine; born in New York; died in Pennsylvania, but buried in Nyack, New York.


Asquith, [Lady] Cynthia (Mary Evelyn, née Charteris) (1887-1960) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cynthia_Asquith


Aston, [Sir] George (Grey) (1861-1938) (stories)
See www.dreadnoughtproject.org/tfs/index.php/George_Grey_Aston


Athanas, W(illiam) Verne (1917-1962) (stories) (assoc.)
Novelist and short story writer. Born in Cleft, Idaho; died in Boise, Idaho.


Atherton, Gertrude (Franklin Horn) (1857-1948) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/atherton_gertrude


Athill, Diana (1917-2019) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diana_Athill


Atkey, Bertram (1880-1952) (stories) (assoc.)
Author, creator of criminal character “Smiler Bunn” and amateur detective “Prosper Fair.” Born in Wiltshire, England; lived in Coniston, Highcliffe-on-Sea, Hants, England.


Atkins, Frank Howard (1882-1921) (stories)
His father (1840 - 1927) wrote novels as Frank Atkins, Frank Aubrey and Fenton Ash; and the two writers may have collaborated. “St. Mars” was a naturalist by inclination (if not training), and his stories of animals were very popular with the readers of Adventure. Although sickly (his letters make constant reference to his ill-health), he spent much time out-of-doors and even corresponded with Theodore Roosevelt. He was born in Bromley, Kent, England and lived in Southsea, Hants, England.


Atkins, John (Alfred) (1916-2009) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/atkins_john


Atkinson, (Justin) Brooks (1894-1984) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brooks_Atkinson


Atkinson, Oriana (1895?-1989) (stories)
See www.nytimes.com/1989/08/02/obituaries/oriana-atkinson-an-author-94.html


Atkinson, Owen (1898-?) (stories)
Writer. Born in Doniphan, Missouri; lived in Los Angeles, California.


Atlee, [Dr.] (Harold) Benge (1890-1978) (stories)
See findingaids.library.dal.ca/atlee-h-b-harold-benge-1890-1978


Aton, James L. (1879-?) (stories)
Born in Kentucky, a painter.


Attenborough, David (1926- ) (stories)
Noted writer, television producer, photographer and director. Born in London, England.


Atterbury, Francis (1663-1732) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Atterbury


Atwater, Adeline L(obdell) (1887-1975) (stories)
See mms.newberry.org/html/Atwater.html


Atwater, Montgomery M(eigs) (1904-1976) (stories) (assoc.)
Author and avalanche specialist. Born in Baker City, Oregon.


Atwood, Margaret (Eleanor Kilian) (1939- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Margaret_Atwood


Aubrey, Frank; pseudonym of Frank Atkins (1847-1927) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/aubrey_frank


Aubrey, John (1626-1697) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Aubrey


Audebrand, Philibert (1815-1906) (stories)
See fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philibert_Audebrand


Auden, W(ystan) H(ugh) (1907-1973) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/W._H._Auden


Auerbach, Arnold “Red” (1917-2006) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_Auerbach


Auerbach, Berthold [born Moses (Moyses) Baruch Auerbach] (1812-1882) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Berthold_Auerbach


Augusta, Isabella, Lady Gregory (1852-1932) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Augusta,_Lady_Gregory


Aumonier, Stacy (James) (1877-1928) (stories)
Born in London; died of tuberculosis at a clinic in Switzerland; landscape painter, stage writer and performer, novelist and prolific short story writer.


Ausonius, Decimus Magnus (310-395) (stories)
Roman poet and rhetorician; tutor of emperor Gratian. Born in Gaul (i.e., Burdigala [Bordeaux]); died in Burdigala.


Austen, Jane (1775-1817) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jane_Austen


Austin, Alfred (1835-1913) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alfred_Austin


Austin, F(rederick) Britten (1885-1941) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/austin_f_britten


Austin, Mary (Hunter) (1868-1934) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/austin_mary


Autry, Ewart A(rthur) (fl. 1950s) (stories) (assoc.)
b. Hickory Flat, Mississippi; d. Benton, Mississipi; author, Baptist minister.


Avallone, Michael (Angelo, Jr.) (1924-1999) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/avallone_michael


Avirette, John A. (fl. 1910s) (stories)
Also did writing on the Mexican Revolution. Perhaps from Bourbon County, Kentucky.


Avison, George (Alfred) (1885-1970) (stories) (art) (assoc.)
See pulpartists.com/Avison.html


Avrett, Roz (1933- ) (stories)
See prabook.com/web/roz.avrett/1437253


Aydelotte, Dora (1878-1968) (stories)
See www.librarything.com/author/aydelottedora


Ayres, Ruby M(ildred) (1883-1955) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ruby_M._Ayres


Ayrton, Elisabeth (Evelyn Walshe Balchin) (1910-1991) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/ayrton_elisabeth


Ayrton, Michael (1921-1975) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/ayrton_michael


Azzano, Brendan (fl. 2010s) (art)
See madebybrendan.tumblr.com


Babar (Zehir-Eddin, Mohammed) (1483-1530) (stories)
Emperor of Hindustan, the first Mogul Ruler of India as well as a poet and a military leader; he died in Agra, India.


Babcock, Dwight V(incent) (1909-1979) (stories)
Born in Iowa; magazine writer, scriptwriter for horror movies and television.


Babcock, Nathaniel P. (fl. 1880s-1900s) (stories)
Possibly Nathaniel Palmer Babcock, editor/journalist, born in New York in 1851 and living there in 1910.


Babits, Mihály (1883-1941) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/babits_mihaly


Babson, Naomi Lane (1895-1985) (stories)
See hgar-srv3.bu.edu/collections/collection?id=121515


Bacall, Lauren [born Betty Joan Perske] (1924-2014) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lauren_Bacall


Baccini, Ida (1850-1911) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ida_Baccini


Bach, Richard (David) (1936- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Bach


Bachmann, Gideon (1927- ) (stories)
Photographer, filmmaker, editor and writer. Born in Heilbronn, West Germany; now resident in England and Italy.


Bacon, [Sir] Francis, Viscount St. Albans, Baron Verulam (1561-1626) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Bacon


Bacon, George Vaux (fl. 1900s-1910s) (stories)
American poet; convicted of spying for Germany during World War I. Perhaps born in Ohio; perhaps died in Colorado.


Bacon, [Rev.] John M(ackenzie) (1846-1904) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Mackenzie_Bacon


Bacon, Norman E. (1911- ) (stories)
Oregon writer.


Bade, William L(emoine) (1928-2005) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/bade_william_l


Baden-Powell, [Sir] Robert (Stephenson Smyth, 1st Baron Baden-Powell) (1857-1941) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Baden-Powell,_1st_Baron_Baden-Powell


Bagley, Desmond (1923-1983) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Desmond_Bagley


Bagnall, Robert (fl. 1990s-2010s) (stories)
See meschera.blogspot.co.uk


Bai Juyi (772-846) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bai_Juyi


Bailey, Anthony (Cowper) (1933- ) (stories)
Living in Mersea, Essex, England.


Bailey, Don (1942-2003) (stories)
See www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/winnipeg-writer-don-bailey-dies/article1020424


Bailey, (Horace William) Elliot (1887-1977) (stories)
Born in Monmouth. Journalist.


Bailey, H(enry) C(hristopher) (1878-1961) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._C._Bailey


Bailey, Herbert (fl. 1950s-1970s) (stories)
Possibly publisher Herbert Smith Bailey (1921- ).


Baillie Reynolds, Gertrude (Minnie, née Robins) (1861-1939) (stories)
See www.victorianresearch.org/atcl/show_author.php?aid=648


Baines, Jessie Joy (1898-1942) (stories)
Born in Plymouth, England; died in St. Pancras, London.


Baird, A. K. (fl. 1920s) (stories)
Lived in Snohomish, Washington.


Baird, Edwin (1886-1957) (stories)
Born in Chattanooga, Tennessee; feature writer for Chicago Daily Journal and Chicago Evening American; first editor of Weird Tales, editor of Real Detective Tales; contributor to magazines from 1906.


Baker, Ben F. (1876-?) (stories)
American writer, traveller; worked in mining camps.


Baker, Charles Henry, Jr. (1895-1987) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_H._Baker_Jr.


Baker, Dorothy Dodds (1907-1968) (stories)
Born in Missoula, Montana.


Baker, Sherman (1919- ) (stories)
The above date is given for the writer and business executive, but this may be another Sherman Baker.


Baker, Tarkington (1878-1924) (stories)
Author of books on gardening, journalist. Born in Vincennes, Indiana; died in New York City.


Baklanoff, George Andrejevitch (fl. 1910s) (stories)
Almost certainly not the opera singer (d. 1938).


Balchin, Nigel (Marlin) (1908-1970) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nigel_Balchin


Balderston, John L(loyd) (1889-1954) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/balderston_john_l


Baldwin, Hanson W(eightman) (1903- ) (stories)
Journalist and writer on military affairs. Born in Baltimore, Maryland.


Bali_ski, Stanisław (1898-1984) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stanis%C5%82aw_Bali%C5%84ski



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